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Wa·ka·ya·ma

 (wä′kə-yä′mə)
A city of southern Honshu, Japan, south-southwest of Osaka on the Inland Sea. It is a railroad hub and a manufacturing center.
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Wakayama

(ˌwækəˈjɑːmə)
n
(Placename) an industrial city in S Japan, on S Honshu. Pop: 391 008 (2002 est)
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Wa•ka•ya•ma

(ˌwɑ kəˈyɑ mə)

n.
a seaport on S Honshu, in S Japan. 402,000.
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Translations
واكاياما
和歌山
와카야마
Wakayama
和歌山
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Former Defense Agency chief Keisuke Nakanishi died of heart failure at a Tokyo hospital on Sunday night, members of his family in Wakayama, Wakayama Prefecture, said Monday.
In Wakayama, Wakayama Prefecture, steel scaffolding 15 meters high and stretching 25 meters along the wall of a supermarket collapsed at around 1:10 p.m.
The Kibo, a Techno Super Liner (TSL) developed by the Transport Ministry and the shipbuilding industry as a rescue ship and car ferry, left Shimizu, Shizuoka Prefecture, and will dock at Wakayama, Wakayama Prefecture, and Nagasaki before crossing the East China Sea to Shanghai, ministry officials said.